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The Truth About Cell Phones & Social Media

For health and development reasons, cell phones and social media are probably the most detrimental things to learning and socializing in the real world. Smartphones and social media are one of the Top 10 Reasons Kids Are Failing.

"Addiction to distraction is the death of creative production" ~ Robin Sharma

“In today’s society, the cell phone has become a remote control. People do not leave their homes without it. With it, they navigate the world and this device turns into their guide to reality.” ~ J.R. Rim

“Smartphone is definitely smarter than us to be able to keep us addicted to it.” ~ Munia Khan

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One veteran teacher from Dallas teacher puts it in pretty terrifying terms—”they are being mentally crippled by these things.”

A group of 230 doctors and scientists have warned that 5G health effects include increased cancer risk, cellular stress, harmful free radicals, genetic damages, structural and functional changes to the reproductive system, learning and memory deficits, neurological disorders, and negative impacts on general well-being.

There are some great comments on the YouTube page…

"I truly believe that disconnecting helps you connect and create more." ~ Ann Makosinski